Wishing you a joyous holiday season
and a New Year that is creative and light!
we reflect on 2018, it has been one of our most productive years yet.
We have held over 40 public events, opened 15 exhibitions and welcomed
over 8,000 guests from across New Providence, numerous Family Islands,
the region and the world. We've also reached international audiences via
NAGB supported shows in Miami, Los Angeles, New York, France and
We opened our Sculpture Garden and Fiona’s Theatre and heralded the
beginning of key partnerships--which have supported the Mixed Media Art
Summer Camp (MMASC), Travelling Exhibition, Friday Night Live!, our
Mural Programme and the NAGB Film Series--that have increased the ways
that we can serve you, our greatest supporters. For this holiday season,
the entire team at the NAGB wishes you a peaceful and restful time with
family, friends and loved ones.
The newly opened Fiona's Theatre - April, 2018.
MMASC volunteers and campers painting a mural with artist Angelika Wallace-Whitfield.
just opened the stellar NE9 “The Fruit and The Seed," our bi-annual
exhibition showcasing the works of 38 Bahamian artists—which is
exhibited across the upper galleries—we encourage those of you staying
home for Christmas to bring your relatives to the NAGB and enjoy the
fruits of our creative labour.
Opening reception of "NE9: Fruit and the Seed."
ground floor houses the rich Permanent Exhibition “Hard Mouth: From the
Tongue of the Ocean”, curated by assistant curators Richardo Barrett
and Natalie Willis, with masterpieces by many of our greatest minds. We
also welcome to you to see the Junkanoo inspired solo exhibition by
Carlos Bain entitled “Second to None.”
NAGB is open to the public on Sunday, December 23rd (for last-minute
Christmas shopping at the Mixed Media Museum Store, which is having a
sale of up to 25% off storewide, including on our brand-spanking-new
“Hope is a Weapon” NE9 T-shirts ) and will reopen on Thursday, December
27th through Sunday, December 30th.
Holidays are also observed on New Year’s Day, Tuesday, January 1st and
Majority Rule Day on January 10th, however, our galleries will be open
on all other days during our regular operating hours.
we disperse to join our families, we hope that everyone travels and
reaches in safety and that you all can enjoy this time of togetherness.
Wishing you blessings and good cheer for the New Year and hoping to see
you in 2019 for another incredible and uplifting year of art, community